Buying a new smartphone is one of the toughest decisions today, with lot of OEMs bringing in their latest phones in the affordable category. Smartphones have also evolved in the past couple of years and now we have great hardware and features not just in the high end category, but also in the mid range and budget category.
Previously, while 1GB and 2GB RAM were available in budget segment, today we have devices with 3GB RAM in the sub 10k price segment. Here is a list of best smartphones with 3GB of RAM below Rs 10,000 in India.
1. Coolpad Note 3:
Coolpad Note 3 comes with a 5.5 inch HD (1280 X 720P) display and is powered by 1.3GHz Octa-Core 64-bit MediaTek MT6753 processor with Mali-T720 MP2 GPU. The phone comes with 3GB of RAM and there is 16GB internal storage which can be expanded via SD card.
On the imaging front, the phone packs a 13-megapixel rear-facing camera with LED flash with auto focus and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with a CMOS image sensor. The phone runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop with Cool UI on top of it. The phone also comes with a fingerprint scanner which is first of its kind on a budget device. The device is priced Rs 8999 in India.
2. Micromax Canvas Mega 4G:
Micromax Canvas Mega 4G comes with 5 inch HD display and is powered by 1.3 GHz Tru-OctaCore processor with 3GB DDR3 RAM. This phone has a 13 MP primary camera with AF and front 5 MP front camera for clicking selfies. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop with Micromax’s UI. It also comes with 16GB storage and has 2100mAh battery along with dual SIM card and 4G LTE support.
3. Acer Z630S:
Acer Z630S comes with 5.5 inch HD display and it boasts a 1.3 GHz 64-bit Octa-core processor, 3 GB of RAM and advanced graphics. It comes with 8MP front and rear camera with LED flash. There is also a 4000mAh massive battery included in this phone. There is Android 5.1 Lollipop along with 32GB onboard storage which is expandable via micro SD card.
It comes with 4G LTE support and dual SIM cards.
4. Lava X10:
Lava X10 is yet another budget phone with 5 inch HD display and is powered by 1.3Ghz MediaTek Quad core processor with 3GB of RAM. The phone comes with 16GB internal storage which is expandable via micro SD card. The phone packs a 13MP rear camera, dual LED flash and front facing 5MP camera for selfies. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop and is upgradable to Android Marshmallow.
The phone has 2900mAh battery and 4G LTE support along with dual SIM cards.
5. Kult 10:
Kult 10 comes with 5 inch HD display and is powered by 1.3 GHz quad-core processor with 3GB RAM. The phone has Android 5.1 Lollipop. It has 13MP rear camera and 5MP front camera for selfies. The device also comes with 4G LTE, dual SIM card support and 2350mAh battery. The internal storage on the phone is at 16GB which is expandable via micro SD card.
6. Intex Aqua Ace:
Intex Aqua Ace comes with a 5 inch SUPER AMOLED HD display and is powered by 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53 MT6735 64-bit Quad Core Processor with 33GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage which is expandable via micro SD card. The phone runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop and comes with 13MP rear camera and 5MP front camera. The device also has 2300mAh battery, 4G LTE connectivity and dual SIM card support.
7. Coolpad Note 3 Lite:
Coolpad Note 3 Lite is the latest entrant into the entry level phones. The device comes with 5 inch HD display and is powered by Quad-core processor with 3GB RAM and 16GB internal storage. The phone has 13MP rear camera, 5MP front camera, fingerprint scanner and 2500mAh battery. The device is priced Rs 6,999.